Recycling and Waste Management

The Solid Waste Services Team provides the residents of Canmore with services related to waste management that include:

  • Recycling Programs
  • Waste Collection
  • Special Programs
  • Landfill Operations

    TOC Waste Recycling Calendar


    For recycling and waste questions and concerns please contact the Solid Waste Service Department at 403-678-1580.

    For the latest Resource Recovery News and to learn about waste, recycling, the Bow Valley bag initiative and resource recovery in the Bow Valley go to or contact: Peter Duck, Regional Zero Waste Coordinator at 403-688-1627 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

    Please Note: Outdoor composting in the Town of Canmore is not permitted as it attracts wildlife into the residential areas of town increasing the chance of dangerous encounters.